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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Andy & Sam: Crowdsource This! by David Licata

While researching actor and professional wrestler Andre the Giant, I came across this: "As a child, he {Andre the Giant} displayed symptoms of his gigantism very early, reaching a height of …

SOURCE: Extra Criticum at 09:41PM
Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Tis Not So Sweet Now As It Was Before by David Licata

A million years ago I was in a community theater production of 12th Night. Enter DUKE ORSINO, CURIO, and other Lords; Musicians attending. I was one of the attending musicians--the only one,…

SOURCE: Extra Criticum at 09:49PM
Monday, October 3, 2011

Achtung, Babies! by David Licata

"I don't want a full house at the Winter Garden Theatre. I want 90 people who just came out the worst rain storm in the city's history. These are people who are alive, on the planet....

SOURCE: Extra Criticum at 04:19PM
Saturday, July 23, 2011

If I Could Slow Down Time by David Licata

Do you like watching actors at work? Then go to Lincoln Center before July 31 and sometime between 8:45pm and 11:30pm. Sit by the fountain and face south. You’ll see something magical: Por…

SOURCE: Extra Criticum at 07:07PM
Sunday, July 3, 2011

A Bit of the Old Ultra-Violence by David Licata

I’m reading The Film That Changed My Life: 30 Directors on Their Epiphanies in the Dark by Robert K. Elder. I’m enjoying it and I'll write a post about the whole book here soon. But I...

SOURCE: Extra Criticum at 12:28PM

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